Scoil Mocheallog

Welcome to Scoil Mocheallóg,

As Principal of Scoil Mocheallóg, I am delighted to offer you a Céad Míle Fáilte to our school website.

We the members of staff value the uniqueness of each child  and aim to ensure the physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual well-being of all our pupils.

SCOIL MOCHEALLOG SERDECZNIE WITA OSOBY Z WSZYSTKICH KRAJOW I KULTUR. (Scoil Mocheallóg welcomes people from all  different countries and cultures).

I encourage you to visit the various sections of our site and enjoy a glimpse of life in Scoil Mocheallóg.

Le gach dea-ghuí, Senior

Michael O'Connor, Principal



On Friday 19th June, we will hold our annual Sponsored Walk for the Scoil Mocheallóg Building fund. The walk will start at 3pm sharp from the Junior School. The walk will follow the same route as last year, down past Beechinor's Garage, around Quarry Hill and back down through the town. Refreshments will be provided afterwards.


Junior Infants starting school in September 2015 are invited to call in to see their classroom and to meet their teacher on Wednesday 17th June at 2.15pm.


6th class Graduation Mass will take place on Tuesday 16th June in the hall of the Junior School at 7.30pm. Refreshments afterwards.


On Friday June 19th, 2nd class will be having a day of cycling with Limerick County Council. The children will learn about cycling safely.


On Tuesday 9th June, sixth class held their annual Sale of Work at the Junior side of the school. Everyone had a really good time. Many Thanks to sixth class for organising such a great day.


On Wednesday 10th June, the junior side of the school went to the G.A.A. pitch for Sport's day. Mr. English and Fifth class came to help organise all the events. Fifth class did an amazing job. Thanks to all who helped out. It was a beautiful day and everyone had a wonderful time. Thanks also to Kilmallock  G.A.A for the use of the pitch.


Our  two Junior Infant classes recently visited the Fire Station. They had a marvellous time and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. Many thanks to all at the Fire Station. Thanks also to Al for helping to get everyone safely to and from the Station.


Ms. Brady and second class recently visited the new Post Office Sorting Office. Everyone had a most enjoyable time and learnt a lot about the journey of a letter! Many Thanks to Noreen Lynch and all at the P.O.


On Sunday 21st June, Ita West is holding a Yoga Fundraiser for Scoil Mocheallóg at Deebert House hotel, Kilmallock.

The Details are as follows:

First session: 1.30pm to 2.45pm. A mostly seated Yoga session for those who  think they can't do Yoga or those who want an easy introduction to Yoga. Aimed at all ages, both sexes and all fitness levels. Performed barefoot, mostly seated in a chair and with no lying down positions.

Second Session: 3pm to 4.15pm An introduction to relaxation and meditation. Can be performed seated in a chair, seated on a mat/cushion or lying down.  This is an additional tool to help deal with the hurly-burly of our everyday lives. Again aimed at all age groups, sexes and fitness levels.

Third Session: 4.30pm to 5.45pm. No great level of fitness or flexibility is required for this session. Full postures and variations of these postures will be practised to accommodate different levels of ability. All that is necessary is a Yoga mat or blanket and you.

The cost of each session is €10. For anyone wishing to attend all three sessions, the cost will be €25. All proceeds will be given to the School.


The First Holy Communion:

Congratulations to all the girls and boys from 2nd class who made their First Holy Communion on Saturday 16th May. Everyone looked absolutely beautiful and sang and performed brilliantly on the day. Well done to all concerned.

Bug Hotel: Sixth class recently went down to the banks of the Lubagh where they viewed a 'Bug Hotel' named after our school!

Fifth and sixth classes also visited the river Lubagh to study the fish life in our river and the flora of the river bank.

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Cinderella: Fifth class gave an amazing performance in Friar's Gate. Congratulations to all.

Supervalu Competition: The following are the results of the Supervalu Competition 'My Kilmallock'.

Junior Infants:Ruby May Moore, Ronan Collins, Emma Murnane, Chloe McCann. Senior Infants: Rebecca O'Donnell, Cathal Connery. First Class: Naoise Carroll, Natalia Rychel, Shane Dowling. Second Class: Jessica Heffernan,  Maya Pawlak, Jessica Gammell. Third Class: Roisín O'Donnell, Chelsea O'Donnell, Brian McMahon. Fourth Class: Áine Finn, Áine Dwane. Fifth Class: Tara McCarthy, Oisín Enright. Sixth Class: Emma Walsh, Mariusz Slabicki, Rodger Clery. Congratulations to all.

Supervalu also donated a large quantity of toys to the four Infant classrooms in Scoil Mocheallóg for which we are very grateful.

Papa John's Pizza Competition: Congratulations to Roisín O'Donnell in third class who won a trip to Papa John's for her entire class!

Credit Union Quiz: Congratulations to the 6th class team who won the Credit Union Quiz last Sunday. The members of the team were as follows: Leah Earls, Neidín Savage, Cathal Clery and Rodger Clery. Congratulations also to the 5th class team who came third in the Quiz. The members of this team were as follows: Sinéad Allen, Dermot Dwane, Kevin Sheedy and Conor Finn.

Green Schools: At Scoil Mocheallóg we have just begun working towards our third Green flag, the Water flag. The new green school Committee is as follows: Maolíosa O'Reilly and Claire McCormack, 6th class, Kornel Kaczmarek and Naomi Delaney, 5th class, James Houlihan and Emma Coffey, 4th class, Alicia Mulready and Dáire Enright, 3rd class, Céile Collins and Liam Hayes, 2nd class, Shane Dowling and Naoise Carroll, 1st class.

There are also two new subcommittees.

 1. The Waste Committee who will make sure that we continue to manage our rubbish in an environmentally friendly way. The members of this committee are as follows: Jade McNamara, 6th class, Sinead Allen, 5th class, Seán Clery, 4th class, Kaelin O'Donnell, 3rd class, Sinead Harte, 2nd class and Liam Murphy, 1st class.

2. The Energy Committee who will make sure that we continue to conserve energy whenever possible. The members of this committee are as follows: Killian Noonan, 6th class, Sam Bishop, 5th class, Steeva Mathews, 4th class, Patrick O'Donnell, 3rd class, Hayden Carey, 2nd class and Megan Beary, 1st class.

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Dancing Feis:  Our Feis was a great success with all dancers winning medals!

Handball: At the Senior side of the school we are currently running  handball competitions. These are proving to be very exciting and great fun.

School Tours:  According as details are finalised, information regarding school tours will be posted in the section of website, 'For Students' /  'School Tours'

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